Clarence Alfred Call was born on May 2, 1922 in Jerusalem in Davie County, N.C., to Taylor and Cora Call. Call served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, from August 15, 1942 to January 15, 1946. Initially, Call served as an armed guard on a Merchant ship, and was later assigned to a Troop Transport ship. He operated a Landing Craft during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy, France, in connection with other amphibious assaults along southern France, and during the Battle of Okinawa. Clarence Alfred Call died on March 6, 2008 in Mocksville, N.C.
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